Biblioteca San Francesco della Vigna

by Jean Marie Carey on June 12, 2012

Castello 2786 – 30122

Visiting Hours: Monday to Thursday from 9:00 – 12:30 and from 13:30 – 17:00; Friday from 9:00 – 12:30 and from 13:30 – 15:30.

Resources Offered:
The library dates back to at least the fifteenth century and has a collection strong in manuscripts and books dating from the 16th to the 19th centuries. There is also a modern collection of about 80,000 works that focus on theological studies. The library’s collection is searchable online.

Terms of Access:
Patrons must sign the register at the front desk and leave all bags before entering the library.

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